NVIDIA Quadro M5500: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA Quadro M5500


This is Maxwell architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 6.61 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 211 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 150 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 43.63 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000.

General info

Of Quadro M5500's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Mobile workstation
Release date

Technical specs

Quadro M5500's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro M5500's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
1139 MHz
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1140 MHz
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
5200 Million
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
150 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M5500's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Laptop size
PCIe 3.0 x16


Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M5500: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
6606 MHz
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
211 GB / s
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M5500.
Display Port


Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M5500. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision Pro
VR Ready
nView Display Management

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M5500, sometimes including their particular versions.
Shader Model
of 4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M5500. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Quadro M5500 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Quadro M5500 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro M5500 from AMD is Radeon Pro WX 7100, which is slower by 15% and lower by 24 positions in our rating.

Advices and comments

Here you can ask a question about Quadro M5500, agree or disagree with our judgements, or report an error or mismatch.